A performance by the Inbal Dance Theater in 1964. (Moshe Pridan/Israel National Photo Collection/Wikimedia Commons)

Jewish Theater & Dance Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish theater and dance?

From Yiddish theater to Israeli folk dance, performing arts are a key part of Jewish self expression. How much do you know about Jewish theater and dance?

Question 1 of 10
Who authored "The Comedy of Betrothal" -- the oldest existing Hebrew play?
Question 2 of 10
In the 1930s, Habimah Theater moved from Moscow to
Question 3 of 10
True or false: The rabbis in the Talmud issued bans forbidding theater, which they considered a sinful waste of time.
Question 4 of 10
Which of these Jewish playwrights explores homophobia in his work?
Question 5 of 10
Which Shakespearean play has received the most criticism for being anti-Semitic?
Question 6 of 10
Which of the following statements about Israeli folk dance is NOT true?
Question 7 of 10
Which of these was NOT an Israeli playwright?
Question 8 of 10
Who wrote "The Jew of Malta"?
Question 9 of 10
Who is known as the father of Yiddish theater?
Question 10 of 10
Beginning in the Middle Ages, which Jewish holiday was associated with theater productions?

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